Is Your Book Up To It? | Catherine Ryan Howard with THIS Test

There’s self-publishing, and then there’s publishing. In an ideal world the quality of books produced from both routes should be of a similar high standard. But if you peruse the online shelves of Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Smashwords, or any online e-tailer listing and selling self-published books; the results can be very diverse when it […]

Guest Post | Self-Publishing in the Internet Age – Ella Davidson

In the age of blogs, Facebook profiles and pages, everyone is beginning to develop an opinion to share. The benefit of this technological age is that now all of those wishes, opinions and great ideas found on the Internet can be turned into polished novels. Before the Internet and self-publishing existed, traditionally you had to […]

Irish Pen Debate – March 8th, Dublin

Thursday, March 8, 2012 : The Irish PEN Debate : from 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM Dublin, Ireland | United Arts Club Traditional or self publishing? As publishing options change and more and more authors find success self publishing, what is the best option for authors? Traditional or self-publishing? As publishing options change and more and more authors find success […]

Self-Printed: How To Self-Publish With Catherine Ryan Howard | Inkwell Writers’ Workshops

Catherine Ryan Howard is hosting another workshop on behalf of Inkwell Writers’ Workshops on March 3rd (Saturday) from 9am to 4.30pm at the Royal Yacht Club, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin. Catherine has also given workshops for the Faber Academy and  they are excellent for any author considering self-publishing. Believe me, this should be the first […]

Bowker | British Book Buyers Switching To eBooks From Print and Spending Less

From the latest press release from Bowker UK… British Book Buyers are Switching to “e” from Print and Spending Less Bowker plots latest purchasing trends via BML’s Books & Consumers survey London, United Kingdom – February 14, 2012 – E-book sales are rising to offset a decline in physical book purchases, but only in volume. With […]